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(What's Left of) Our Economy: New U.S. GDP Report Shows Slight Trade Deficit Drop but Heavy Growth Drag

The government’s initial figures for first quarter gross domestic product (GDP) revealed that a slight sequential dip in the U.S. real trade deficit boosted inflation-adjusted growth only fractionally in early 2017. 660 more words

{What's Left Of) Our Economy

​Money, money, everywhere

​Money, money, everywhere

By Dan Agbese |

Irony of ironies. We are passing through a deep recession with its excruciating pains of, you got it, nairalessness. 1,174 more words

The Concept of 'Value' for a Recession-Proof Economy

I come across a lot of people who ask me how they (and their businesses) can survive in an economy that’s hit by recession. I want to share with you what I usually share with them. 1,213 more words


Are We Falling Into Recession?

The ongoing downward revisions are discouraging. The Atlanta Federal Reserve released its latest reading on GDP for 2017 Q1 on Thursday, lowering projections for U.S. economic growth once again to a mere +0.2% annualized rate. 78 more words

Market Outlook

CHANGE: Some greedy APC leaders are angry over neglect by Buhari’s govt

State chairmen of the All Progressives Congress and some national officers have registered their disappointment with the national leadership of the party over the inability of… 1,109 more words


Proceedings at the NIGERIAN SENATE

Sen. Dr, Andy Uba exchanging ideas with Senate President Dr. Bukola Saraki

#TodayInPlenary to a new Legislative day in the Senate of the Federal Republic of Nigeria. 7,853 more words


More bad news for consumers and retailers

The bleak state of retail has just seen another canary in the coal mine fall to the bottom of the cage.

While store closures and bankruptcies are moving in a record pace, now we are seeing for the first time in last five years credit card defaults are climbing as well. 252 more words